16 October 2019
The Attorney General has instructed to charge three suspects, including former Navy Commander, Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda, in connection to the abduction of eleven predominantly Tamil youths in 2008 - 2009.
Lieutenant Commander Nilantha Sampath Munasinghe and businessman Anton Fernando are the other two suspects to be indicted.
Nishantha Silva, the Criminal Investigations Department's (CID) OIC, informed the court that a senior government counsel is drafting the charges against Wasantha Karannagoda.
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